EP 315/PE 315 – physical chemistry

Course lecturer :

Assoc.Prof.Rania Farouq

Course assistant :

Eng.Samah Hawash – Eng Aya Soliman

Course objectives :

To enable students to: i) Introduce reaction rates ii) Provide students with kinetic theory of interfacial gas chemistry and adsorption of gases and liquids iii) Present Colloidal Systems, emulsion polymers and fine liquid droplets iv) Familiarize students with Chemical equilibrium and effect of temperate and pressure on equilibrium constant

Course description :

This course introduces the students to reaction rates, kinetic theory of interfacial gas chemistry, adsorption of gases and liquids, Colloidal Systems, emulsion polymers and fine liquid droplets, Chemical equilibrium and effect of temperate and pressure on equilibrium constant.

Course assessment :

1 Evaluation Methods i) Evaluation of class work from 1st week up to 7th week (20%) & from 9th week up to 12th week (20%) including:  Assignments and reports and Quizzes: 20%.  Written exam at 8th Week: 20%. ii) Final examination: 50%. iii) Experimental results, lab reports and lab exam: 10% 2 Assessment Instruments i) Written exams. ii) Practical exam iii) Semester work:  Assignment problems solution  Short reports & Quizzes

Recommended text books :

P. Atkins, ” Physical Chemistry”, 8th Ed., Oxford University Press, 2006.

Recommended refrences :

Laidler, K.J. and Meister, J.H, Physical Chemistry, 3 rd Ed., Boston, 1999.